Friday, March 26, 2021

Wine development release 6.5 is now available for Linux FreeBSD and macOS

The Wine development release 6.5 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • OpenCL support updated to version 1.2.
  • More support for IE compatibility modes in MSHTML.
  • More windowless RichEdit work.
  • A few more WinRT library stubs.
  • Various bug fixes.

The source is available now. Binary packages are in the process of being built, and will appear soon at their respective download locations.

Bugs fixed in 6.5 (total 25):

  33375  Cannot test dlls with dashes in their name
  34906  Multiple applications crash when trying to render in system memory (Zoo Tycoon, TOCA Touring Car Championship, The Sims, Conquest: Frontier Wars)
  37488  Quicken 2014 reports error 0x0000054f on startup (NtAreMappedFilesTheSame fails to compare in-memory loader view of builtin dlls with mapped disk image)
  37983  Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II, Outlaws ( versions) - music doesn't work
  45032  WineTest does not run the vcomp tests
  45567  League of Legends 8.12+ fails to start a game (anticheat engine, validation of WoW64 syscall dispatcher)
  45685  Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12.5 does not run after training a new user
  46817  Steam Big Picture needs d3d11_device_CreateDeviceContextState
  47310  Canon TS3100 series full driver and software package refuses to install: "To install the software, you must be logged in to an administrator account."
  50034  In font dialog's sample text, background changes color
  50119  Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin shows a white screen with vulkan renderer
  50168  Error when running notepad.exe: Failed to start RpcSs service
  50362  Fl Studio 20.8 crashes on startup
  50411  Adobe Audition 2020 crashes on startup, reporting 'Direct2D Drawbot error' (d2d_geometry_group_GetBounds is a stub)
  50721  IDA Pro 7.5: Lumina can't contact server, complains about Schannel security attributes
  50738  Guild Wars 2 launcher can't login
  50756  "Path is invalid." when using "SVN update" with SVN for Windows, which is used by TortoiseSVN
  50783  WineTest declares dlls with dots in their name as missing
  50790  No display found when using winemac.drv in a VM
  50805  Win32_OperatingSystem class is missing 'ProductType' (affects Chocolatey)
  50809  Multiple .NET 4.x application installers fail due to 'MsiNetAssemblySupport' property returning incorrect version (IronPython 2.7.5)
  50826  .NET applications fail to start with Wine-Mono: 'The file C:\windows\mono\mono-2.0\lib/mscorlib.dll is an invalid CIL image'
  50836  dxva2api.h does not compile as C++
  50862  [Regression] Steam fails to start
  50863  The specified path wine git does not treat when calling exe file.

Friday, March 12, 2021

Wine development release 6.4 is now available for Linux FreeBSD and macOS

The Wine development release 6.4 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Support for the DTLS protocol.
  • Fontset support in DirectWrite.
  • Dialog for editing Access Control entries.
  • Theming support for a few more common controls.
  • Support for Korean Wansung encoding.
  • Various bug fixes.

The source is available now. Binary packages are in the process of being built, and will appear soon at their respective download locations.

Bugs fixed in 6.4 (total 38):

   7416  Support multiple independent displays for PowerPoint,, etc
  16676  RTG Bills 2.x (VB6 app) reports 'ADO error 1BD Object doesn't support this action' on startup (msado15 'connection_GetIDsOfNames' is a stub)
  25323  Civilization IV Beyond the Sword crashed when trying to start a new game.
  31814  Gecko should clean up when upgrading
  36463  wine can't load unstripped gecko builds
  36697  64-bit InstallShield engine COM server 'ISBEW64.exe' crashes or hangs (32-bit InstallShield based installers in 64-bit WINEPREFIX)
  37011 can't load with builtin IE
  39381  32-bit Turbocad 8.0 LTE 'CrashSender.exe' utility crashes in WMI Query "SELECT * FROM Win32_NetworkAdapterConfiguration where IPEnabled='True' and index=1"
  41433  Acrobat Reader XI (11.0.8): Annotations are empty
  42827  Canon MP Navigator EX 4.x/5.x installer crashes due to setupapi SPFILENOTIFY_FILEINCABINET handler/callback insufficiencies
  46969  Multiple 64-bit WDM kernel drivers want Windows 8+ 'ntdll.RtlQueryRegistryValuesEx' (WIBUKEY, Denuvo Anti-Cheat)
  48127  Soldiers of Anarchy (demos & full game, crashes with an 'Unknown error' message when starting a level
  48879  NVIDIA PhysX System Software 9.12.1031 installer fails ('Add64Bit_Reg' VBScript action needs minimal 'WbemScripting.SWbemNamedValueSet' implementation)
  49531  Multiple Qt5 applications spam the console continuously with 'fixme:netprofm:connection_GetAdapterId' ('INetworkConnection::GetAdapter' returns incorrect adapter GUID)(Futubull 10.x, Melodics V2, Topaz Video Enhance AI 1.x)
  49830  Obduction stops with "fatal error"
  49998  widl doesn't support winrt types (runtimeclass, delegate, parameterized types, ...)
  50123  The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim SE has rendering glitches with vulkan renderer
  50263  Entropia Universe: Won't Start the Game from Client Loader
  50377  Banished cast shadows are broken with Vulkan renderer
  50422  Multiple games (Horizon Zero Dawn, Serious Sam 4) crash on start on Nvidia due to missing unwrap for VK_OBJECT_TYPE_SURFACE_KHR
  50563  The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has missing sunlight with Vulkan renderer
  50632  Neverwinter: Broken graphics (texturing)
  50641  Wine cmd handles incorrectly if-for on a single line
  50642  Wine cmd handles incorrectly if-set when expanding variable with brackets
  50667  Final Fantasy XI Online: Opening movie doesn't play (redux).
  50678  Filmotech v3.91: partial black area
  50698  ::wcsrtombs does not NULL "const wchar_t ** _PSource" parameter in Wine.
  50704  QueueUserAPC() Has Incorrect Error Set When Called On Terminating Thread
  50706  6.2 hangs on grey, then crashes Snapdragon855(+) Android 10
  50731  All Winelib applications built with winegcc/wineg++ segfault on startup as of Wine 6.3
  50732  Multiple Adobe products fail to start due to Wine 6.3 breaking Adobe License Manager/FLEXnet Licensing Service (Acrobat 8.x, FrameMaker 8)
  50740  The Suffering (Midway Games) crashes due to missing wmvcore 'IWMSyncReader2', CLSID '{faed3d21-1b6b-4af7-8cb6-3e189bbc187b}'
  50744  continuous spamming of fixme:msctf:InputProcessorProfileMgr_GetActiveProfile in console
  50769  notepad: menu bar items and title text are not translated.
  50774  DirectWrite should use mac platform name entry for English, if Windows entry is missing
  50781  cl.exe fails to open program database
  50786  WINEPATH env var broken by "ntdll: Set environment variables from the registry on the Unix side."